Translation Technology (PG Cert)

the United Kingdom

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The award
PG Cert

How long you will study
1 year

Domestic course fees
GBP 2400 per year

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
GBP 5350 per year

All study options

About Translation Technology at Swansea University

The Postgraduate Certificate in Translation Technology gives a valuable Continuing Professional Development opportunity to practising translators wishing to gain or update translation technology skills.

Through in-depth group work and individual study you obtain hands-on experience of industry standard computer-assisted translation, machine translation, software localisation and terminology management tools.

You also have the chance to gain skills in public service Interpreting or digital publishing, or you may wish to take a more academic module in the history and theory of translation.

This full-time only course contains 60 credits (30 ECTS) taken over two semesters.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardPG CertHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study1 year
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 2400 per yearInternational course feesGBP 5350 per year

Entry requirements

The typical entry requirement is a first degree in Translation or a relevant discipline, normally an upper second or above or equivalent. Overseas students are expected to possess an IELTS score of 6.5.

What students think about Swansea University

    Farhana Jaidin, Brunei (Politics)

    Swansea has a lot of tourist attractions and aside from that, the city is bustling with every entertainment you could think of, cinemas, restaurants, occasional student gatherings, you name it!

    Swansea is also within easy reach from London or Cardiff Airport, three hours and an hour respectively, so it is effortless if students want to travel for a mini weekend break.

    People in Swansea live in a close community so you don’t feel left out. You are so much in a part of the family as everyone else is. The student societies are very active in Swansea University and there are a lot of choices to choose from.

    Abir Abdul-Rahim, Malaysia

    Where are you from?
    Shah Alam, Malaysia

    Where did you study (which institution or school) before coming to Swansea?
    Tunku Abdul Rahman College, Kuala Lumpur for A Levels.
    Tunku Kurshiah College, Negeri Sembilan for high school.

    Why choose Swansea University?
    Low cost living and student life here is said to be good. Making it a conducive environment to study.

    What course are you doing?
    BSc Actuarial Science

    What do you do in your free time?
    I am involved with student body organisation based in London called UKEC (United Kingdom and Eire Council). It's a representative of all Malaysian Societies in the UK and Eire. Am currently the National Treasurer of it.

    What has been the highlight of your time in Swansea?
    Being part of the societies and organized student events for our fellow students here. It has helped me to mingle well with the other nationalities.

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